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San Peinte

Dessert apple

Malus domestica Borkh.

Origin unknown. Fruits have fairly firm, crisp, tender flesh with a slightly sweet, subacid flavour.

Availability
Material available from the National Fruit Collection.
Shape
Ellipsoid 2
Size
medium 2
Height
57.50mm 2
Width
51.00mm 2
Ribbing
medium 2
Ground Colour
Yellow 2
Over Colour
Red 2
Over Colour (Amount)
high 2
Over Colour (Pattern)
striped 2
Russet
very low 2
Greasiness
Strong 2
Crunch
crisp 2

Accession No.
1999 - 086

  

Accession name
San Peinte
Flowering time  ›››
5th May10% flowering
10th MayFull (80%) flowering
16th May90% petal fall
Picking time
Early September 1


References:
1. NFC fruit (undated) Unpublished characterisation by staff at NFC, Brogdale.
2. Smith, M. (1971) National Apple Register